Concept and Objectives Capacity and Resources Who We Are Events, Awards and Funding Contact
Gründerverbund Heidelberg: Dr. Johannes Pfeil presents the concept of MalVa for becoming a Heidelberg Gründerverbund member, October 2009
Partnering-Conference Würzburg Insights, Würzburg: Dr. Kirsten Heiß presents in Würzburg the concept and vision of MalVa accompanied by a poster presentation held through MalVa’s shareholders Dipl. Biol. Roland Frank and M.Sc. Matthew Lewis, December 2009
ScieTalk "Novel Insights in Human Diseases", Heidelberg (German Cancer Research Center, DKFZ): Poster presentation by MalVa’s shareholders Dipl. Biol. Roland Frank and M.Sc. Matthew Lewis, June 2010
Investmentforum initiated by BMWi und BMBF "Innovationen suchen Kapital", Berlin: Dr. Kirsten Heiß presents and disscusses the business concept of MalVa, November 2010
Veranstaltung der Wirtschaftsjunioren zur Kampagne "Nothing but nets", IHK Frankfurt: Dr. Kirsten Heiß gives an invited talk about strategies to combat Malaria, November 2010
Participation in the event "Gründerzeit Baden-Württemberg", Stuttgart, March 2012.
Awards and Funding
January 2009 until December 2010: awarded EXIST-Forschungstransfer I of the German Government (BMWi)
2009 awarded a prize for Businessplan competition Nordbayern Phase I.
Since June 2011: awarded EXIST-Forschungstransfer II of the German Government (BMWi)
March 2012:MalVa is awarded "Innovationsgutschein A" by the Ministry of Finance and Economics of Baden-Wurttemberg.
Academic and industry collaborations
Prof. Dr. Anja Jensen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Valneva, Dr. Andreas Meinke, Vienna, Austria
Prof. Dr. Michael Lanzer, Department of Infectious Diseases, Parasitology Unit, University Hospital Heidelberg, Germany
Prof. Dr. Britta Urban, Liverpool School of Tropical Medicine, UK